|Hith the Road Jack - Captain_Avatar|
A music video made using IL2:FB flight simulator game
Keywords: IL2 Ray Charles Tuskegee Airmen P-51
|TSVP Veteran Voices: James Shuster (Long Form) - The Social Voice Project|
James S Shuster (1922-2012) of Carnegie, Pennsylvania talks about his experiences as a B-24 pilot in the United States Army Air Corps (455th Bomb Group) during WWII. He is credited with flying 51 missions aboard his Liberator,"The Pittsburgh Babe," including three top secret missions. Mr. Shuster was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medal with three oak clusters; he is a member of The Hall of Valor, Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum, Pittsburgh, PA...
Keywords: life stories; oral history; WWII; Pittsburgh; veterans; B-24; Tuskegee Airmen; Italy; Greece; Ploesti
|Taking Back The Village: Tuskegee Airmen 10-18-07 - Earnest Spencer for Taking Back The Village|
A Talk Show hosted by Uncle Earny Spencer is about neighborhood empowerment. Earnest's first love is helping children. Earnest's guest today is Paul Love, an expert on the Tuskegee Airmen, who has done extensive research on this subject. Tuskegee Airmen home page
Keywords: Talk Show; Interview; Community Access; Kalamazoo; Earnest Spencer; Taking Back the Village; Tuskegee Airmen; Paul Love; Black History; Aviation History
|TSVP Veteran Voices: Thomas Wiley (Long Form) - The Social Voice Project|
Thomas Wiley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania talks about his experiences as a B-17 pilot in the United States Army Air Corps during WWII, including raids against some of the most heavily fortified Allied targets in Europe. He recalls his experiences flying with the "Red Tails," the famed Tuskegee Airmen fighter pilots and bomber escorts. Recorded by TSVP as part of the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh transmedia oral history initiative...
Keywords: life stories; oral history; WWII; Pittsburgh; veterans; Italy; Germany; B-17 bomber; pilot Tuskegee Airmen; Red Tails
|Spike Lee & George Lucas on the Red Carpet for RED TAILS NYC Premier|
[BlackTree TV - NYC] BlackTree TV travels to NYC for the World Premier of Red Tails with a star studded carpet that included everybody but Beyonce and Baby Ivey. Our Entertainment Correspondent Chiderah Alisa talks to everyone from the cast of Red Tails to the Tuskegee Airmen themselves about the importance of this film. WHO: From the film: Cuba Gooding Jr, Terrence Howard, Nate Parker, David Oyelowo, Method Man, Tristan Wilds, Ne-Yo, Michael B...
Keywords: talk&interview; red tails; nyc; red carpet; world premier; ziegfield theater; george lucas; spike lee; nate parker; terrence howard; dr roscoe brown; tuskegee airmen
|Tuskegee Trains Airmen - The Harmon Foundation|
National Archives description: "AERONAUTICS TRAINING FILM: On Negro education and aviation training at Tuskegee Institute, Macon County, Alabama. Reel 1: Shows campus founded by Booker T. Washington, farm, John A. Andrews Memorial Hospital, nurses training, carpentry and machine shop classes. Airport; student and instructor inspect and demonstrate Piper Cub. Instructor flies plane; student imitates his actions from rear cockpit...
Keywords: WWII; Flight Training; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War II; Tuskegee Institute; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Tuskegee Airmen; African American air pilots -- History; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
|Real life Tuskegee Airman talks Red Tails...|
[BlackTree TV - New York] Now I know for many of you this cast represents some type of assortment of eye candy, for many others it represents a cast full of young African American actors that we hope to see rise to the top of their game as their careers grow. But for me, I was most at awe by the real tuskegee airmen whom we met in New York while doing a Press Day for Red Tails. As big a producer as George Lucas is, as big a star as Terrence Howard and Cuba Gooding, Jr...
Keywords: talk&interview; tuskegee airmen; tuskegee experiment; air force; world war ii; germans; nazis; racism; facism; african american; american heroes; inspiring; educators; dr. roscoe brown; jamaal finkley; blacktree tv; blacktree media
|Outtakes From "Tuskegee Trains Airmen" - The Harmon Foundation|
National Archives description: "Outtakes: From instructional film on aviation training at Tuskegee Institute, Alabama. R.1: Negro instructor and student inspect and discuss Piper Cub training plane. They demonstrate how parts operate. Student makes solo flight; instructor watches anxiously, then smiles as pilot lands smoothly. R.2: Instructor and student discuss and demonstrate plane. Student taxies plane toward and past camera...
Keywords: Tuskegee Institute; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; Tuskegee Airmen; African American air pilots -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Flight Training; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War II; WWII In Color
|Red Tails - Awards To 332nd Fighter Group - U.S. Army Air Forces|
Members of the 332nd Fighter Group receive commendations. No sound.National Archives Identifier: 4407
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Fighter Squadron, 99th -- History; African American air pilots -- History; Tuskegee Airmen
|Cassino Bombing - United States. Army Air Forces|
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-0282 Cassino Bombing.National Archives description: "Shows aerial views of explosions in Cassino, Italy. Fighter planes, manned by Negro pilots, are armed, fueled, and taken off to bomb the city. Camouflaged U.S. howitzers fire on the city. Planes roar overhead and bombs explode in the streets."
Keywords: WWII; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; Battle Of Monte Cassino; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Fighter Squadron, 99th -- History; United States. Army Air Forces; Tuskegee Airmen; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
|Insight-130614: Capitol Chat / Bay Delta Tour / News Updates / Tuskegee Airmen and Beyond"/ Pianist Pauline Yang - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Capitol Chat - Early today, the California State Assembly and Senate began debating the tenative state budget deal reached this week between legislative Democrats and Governor Jerry Brown. In this week's Capitol Chat, reporter Katie Orr updates on the steps toward finalizing a deal, which is due by Saturday, June 15. Bay Delta Tour - Capital Public Radio Environmental Reporter Amy Quinton is on a three-day tour of the Delta, put on by the California Water Education Foundation...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; Capitol Chat; California State Assembly and Senate; tenative state budget deal; Governor Jerry Brown; Katie Orr, reporter; Bay Delta Tour; Amy Quinton, Capital Public Radio Environmental Reporter; three-day tour of the Delta; California Water Education Foundation; bear control; sharing the American River Parkway; The Tuskegee Airmen and Beyond; Dr. David Styles; California Military Museum in Old Sacramento; Pauline Yang, Pianist; The Miners Foundry in Nevada City; Gold Country Piano Institute; The Alumni Series; concert and a master class; Philadelphia Orchestra debut; solo recital debut at Carnegie Hall at the age of eleven; The Juilliard School's Pre-College Division; Saturday night concert
|Fred Irving 16February2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Emily)|
Fred Irving was interviewed by Allie Brudney on February 16, 2012, at the Yiddish Book Center. Fred Irving spends the first half of his interview describing his time as a prisoner of war (POW) during World War II. Fred volunteered to be a navigator in the air corps of the US military. While on a mission to bomb a synthetic oil field, his plane was shot down over Hungary. Fred managed to parachute out of the plane and survived, only to endure more horrors...
Keywords: Childhood; Jewish Identity; Career and Professional Life; World War Two; Jewish education; Eastern Europe; Advice; Religion and ritual; Western Europe; United States; Transmission; Roots/heritage; Anti-Semitism; Urban; Assimilation; Soviet Union; Immigration; Migration; Holocaust; Jewish community; Travel; Fred Irving; Air Force; Prisoner of War; Military; General Patton; Army; 1940s; Unitarianism; Brown University; Providence RI; Rhode Island; Tuskegee Airmen; Navigator; British; German; Nuremberg; Bar Mitzvah; Jamaica; Hungary; Germany; Iceland; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture